Iraqi forces thwarted a major attack by ISIS or ISIS terrorists on Diyala, northeast of Baqubah.
The Iraqi army thwarted an attack by the ISIS terror group north of Khanaqin district in Diyala.
A security source in Diyala said two Iraqi soldiers were killed in an ISIS terrorist attack on the outskirts of Al-Miqdadiyah district, 40 km northeast of Baqubah.
ISIS militants on Tuesday attacked overhead power lines on the outskirts of Iraq’s Mansouriya district, in Diyala governorate, a local source said.
Iraq army troops and local police forces in Diyala province launched a joint counterterrorism operation targeting remnants of ISIS in the eastern parts of the country.
Iraqi troops launched an operation against ISIS terrorists in the east of Diyala, killing seven militants.